Our Mission: The Mt. Tam Quilt Guild promotes an interest in – and appreciation of – the art of quilt making, to share quilting information and education, to encourage high standards of technique and design, and to assist our community by utilizing the talents of our members to create quilts for those in need and to donate the quilts through Marin County non-profit agencies that serve those people.
Meetings: We meet at 6:30 PM on the second Tuesday of each month at the Aldersgate Methodist Church, at 1 Wellbrock Heights, San Rafael (view location on Google Maps).
P.O. Box 6192, San Rafael, CA. Guests ($5 fee) and new members are always welcome.
- 6:30 pm: Social Period
- 6:30 to 6:50 pm – meet, socialize, help yourself to some snacks, turn in BOM, use library, etc.
- 6:50 to 7:00 – call the meeting to order and handle sign-up sheets and dissemination of important information that everyone must absolutely hear, introduce the speaker
- 7:00 PM – 8:00 pm: Speaker/Program
- 8:00 PM to 8:15 – Break – Chance to see Speaker’s wares, beverage and snack break, look at displays, restroom, etc.
- 8:15 to 9:00 – Announcements, attendance report, guild business, “Show and Tell”
SPECIAL EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT!
The Great Petaluma Quilt Show
Will be held on Saturday October 24 from
10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Petaluma Community Center
320 McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA.
Admission is only $5.00
This year’s Quilt Show will feature a Boutique of lovely quilting fabrics and notions, secret grab bags, kits, and pattern books. Fabrics are priced at only $4.00 per yard, $1.00 for fat Quarters!
We also have a fabulous Holiday Boutique with handmade gift items, great to stock up on for this coming year.
Refreshments will be available, (coffee and cookies), and free short demonstrations of unique quilting techniques.
For only the price of a raffle ticket, you can win a Crazy Quilt made in 1942, a framed handmade children’s sampler, baskets of lovely Quilt fabrics and blocks, or gift certificates. Raffle ticket prices are only $1.00 per ticket, 6 for $5.00 or 24 for $20.00!
You do not have to be present to win.
Enter your Quilts!
Be sure and come for the show but also consider entering your quilts. For only $5.00 you can enter 5 quilts.
Viewer’s Choice ribbon awards will be given for first second and third for each category. The categories are: Appliqued quilts, Pieced quilts, Made by someone under 16 years old, and Art or wearable items. Application forms are available on our web site, www.petalumaquiltguild.org.
Applications are due by mail, posted no later than
Please come, we look forward to seeing you and your friends and family! (Be sure to enter your child or grandchild’s quilt!)
The slideshow below shows some of the On-goings at the meeting in October, 2015.
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